Eli Pariser Predicted the Future. Now He Can’t Escape It. | Learning Literacies | Scoop.it

In the aftermath of the US election, as pundits blamed highly biased media outlets and fake news stories for Trump’s win, Eli Pariser appeared to be some sort of augur. In 2011, he’d written the book warning that Facebook and Google’s personalization tools would drive us to become ever more partisan by showing us only the news and information with which we already agreed. He called it The Filter Bubble.


Via Elizabeth E Charles